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Standard Committee Member- Non Councillor

  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: 1380
  • Published: Wed 08/06/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 08/07/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: £0 - £9,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: London

The Committee plays a pivotal role in ensuring public confidence in the Council’s audit and corporate governance arrangements.  Specifically, the Committee is responsible for considering a wide range of matters relating to the Council’s internal and external audit activity, counter-fraud, risk management, treasury management, and other wider corporate governance activities.

We are looking for individuals who share our values and are keen to contribute to our journey of continuous improvement towards delivering better outcomes for our residents.

As an independent member, you would be expected to have a financial, accountancy corporate governance, risk management or audit background. You would be expected to attend meetings of the Audit and Corporate Governance Committee (approximately six a year) in a non-voting capacity, and be able to provide advice, experience and insight. Anyone wishing to put themselves forward for this role should be able to demonstrate a commitment to good governance in the public sector, and preferably have some knowledge of local government or other public bodies.

Persons who wish to be considered must not be current or former councillors or officers of Camden Council, or a close friend or relative of such a person.

An annual allowance of £1,110 is available to the successful candidate.

This is fixed term contract renewable each May at the Statutory Council.

To see the Information pack relating to this role please click HERE

How to apply

Please contact our retained consultant Haben Solomon (Director, Public Sector, Hammond Clarke) on hs@hc-exec.co.uk/ 0203 854 3937 if you’d like further information or an informal discussion about the role.

Please DO NOT apply on the Camden Council website or any other platform.

Closing dates for applications: 3rd July 2022

Interviews to be held: Week Commencing 1st August 2022

Approval by full Council: TBC

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  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: 1380
  • Published: Wed 08/06/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 08/07/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: £0 - £9,999
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: London

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